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    • jeff r
    • 01.12.10 | 16:16 (IST)

    Where is the Christian outrage? If the kotel is not Jewish and the temple did not stand in Jerusalem (another sometime PA claim), where does that leave that religion? Islam follows a practice of denying the holy places of other religions by taking them over and ignoring any other claims.

    from the article: Palestinians drop claim that Western Wall is 'not Jewish'
    First published 13:57 01.12.10 | Last updated 13:57 01.12.10
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